Buckhannon-Upshur High School

Attention Class of 2019....

ATTENTION - School Health Checkpoints

To parents of Junior Students:

All 12th grade students are required per WVBE policy 2423 - Health Promotion and Disease Prevention to have proof of a single dose of Tdap vaccine and Meningitis vaccine (after age 16) before school entry.

It is also recommended that 12th grade students have proof of a dental visit from a dentist and a physical exam from a doctor/medical provider within the past year. Records may be submitted to the BUHS office or faxed at (304) 472-0772. Your child may be vaccinated during school hours by CCWV School Based Health Center staff with parental consent. Enclosed is a form for your convenience. Please let me know if you have any questions. Thank you for your prompt attention.


Diane R. Godwin, RN

BUHS School Nurse

(304) 472-3720  Ext 5008